"The German private equity market is well on its way to substantially exceed last year’s investment figures. Particularly encouraging is the fact that small and medium buyouts and SME growth investments have...
BVK: Venture capital segment asserted itself in 2013 in what was overall a tepid German private equity market24. Februar 2014
Positive development in 2013 makes the venture capital segment stand out from what was overall a weaker German private equity market. Venture capital financing, which had already been strong in the first half of 2013,...
Maredo Restaurants Holding GmbH: Juicy steaks and South American flair
Restaurant chains have been on the rise since the 1970s: Meanwhile, a vast number of them have established themselves in Germany, predominantly in inner cities. One example is a chain of restaurants known as the "steakhouse with the Argentinian bull", which all operate under the umbrella of Maredo Restaurants Holding GmbH - a company with an...More All Case Studies
Moeller Group: Back to core business
The Moeller group of companies has its headquarters in Bonn and is one of Germany’s largest privately run industrial enterprises. Moeller operates globally and is a supplier of electrotechnical components required for energy distribution and automation, intended either for industrial use, or for use in infrastructure-related or residential...More All Case Studies
Debitel: Success through good communication
When telephone operator Debitel was sold to the Freenet group of companies in March of 2008, this was the conclusion of a successful private equity investment. By virtue of the take-over, a new market leader in the field of mobile telephony had emerged, positioned even ahead of competitors such as DTAG or Vodafone. Debitel’s story illustrates...More All Case Studies